Computer Information Technology – A.A.S (Programmer / Software Developer)

CIP Code

11.0301.00

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The two-year Associate in Applied Science Degree helps prepare students with skills to produce high quality sustainable codes through all stages of the software life cycle: project planning and estimating gathering requirement, functional specification, use case tools, design specifications, coding, testing, integrating, and maintenance. This degree prepares students for immediate employment as Computer Programmers. Applications Programmer and Programmer Analysts. 

Students pursuing this degree program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites. 

Freshman Year

Fall

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

MATH 1314College Algebra

3

OR

MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3

ITSE 1302Computer Programming

3

COSC 1436Programming Fundamentals I

4

ITSE 2313Web Authoring

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Spring

COSC 1437Programming Fundamentals II

4

ITSE 2302Intermediate Web Programming

3

ITSE 1307Intro to C++ Programing

3

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

Total Credit Hours:13

Sophomore Year

Fall

ITSE 1359Introduction to Scripting Languages

3

ITSE 1330Introduction to C# Programming

3

ITSC 1325Personal Computer Hardware

3

COSC 2436Programming Fundamentals III

4

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Spring

COSC 2325Computer Organization

3

ITSE 1333Mobile Applications Development

3

ITSE 1306PHP Programming Language

3

ITSC 1315Project Management Software

3

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

Total Credit Hours:15